Onslow deputies arrest couple in car theft


JACKSONVILLE, N.C. (WNCT) – A husband and wife in Onslow County have been charged with stealing a truck, then driving it to a Westpark Tire & Auto off-site storage area and stealing several items.

The Onslow County Sheriff’s Office arrested John Lambert Grunkemeyer, 21, and his wife Tiffany Laree Grukemeyer, also 21, on a number of charges related to the thefts.

Deputies said they had received reports of items being stolen from a Westpark Tire & Auto off-site storage area, and while investigating they were notified a truck had just been stolen.

The truck matched the one seen leaving Westpark Tire and Auto and deputies said it was the same one used in the larceny at Westpark Tire & Auto.

The Grunkemeyers are being held in lieu of $20,000 bail.

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